Authors. Copyright.

Authors and Copyright. The US Copyright Act grants to authors a number of rights, including the right to prevent others from using their protected content, without permission or a license. Authors are at the center of the copyright equation. Without them, there is no...

Copyright. Supreme Court. Is Fashion protectable?

Fashion. Copyright. The Supreme Court ruled on copyright and fashion.  Can fashion be protected by copyright? This landmark copyright case will impact the fashion design industry for decades to come. This case began 10 years ago when Varsity Brands, Inc. sued Star...

Collaborator. Joint Ownership. Copyright.

Collaborator. Joint Ownership. It seems like everyday, in one of my writing discussion groups, folks are looking for someone to collaborate with, on a writing project.  They want someone to help them write books, screenplays, and blogs.  The problem is those seemingly...